Tag: Green City

India heading towards a sustainable future by being the cheapest producer for electricity in the Asia Pacific region

In the entire Asia-Pacific region, India has been declared as the cheapest producer of electricity from coal, solar and wind resources. India is currently the only country in the region for producing solar power 14% less than the cost of electricity generated from coal. This displays India’s commitment to a sustainable future lowering the consumption […]

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East Civic Body announces 5% rebate on property tax to promote water harvesting

In association with ‘Jal Shakti Abhiyan’, East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) on Monday passed a resolution whereby the Cooperative Group Housing Societies (CGHS) under their jurisdiction would receive a 5% rebate on the property tax on undertaking the initiative of rainwater harvesting in their premises.  The announcement came in line with the BJP Councillors moving […]

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Mumbai Residents to get 15% tax rebate for proper waste disposal

The BMC commissioner has passed a proposal for 15% property tax rebate given that housing societies segregate and process wet waste in the locality, dispose dry waste and along with that use harvested rainwater. Though the tax rebate has been the demand of the activists so as to reduce the waste accumulation, it has finally […]

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Jal Shakti Abhiyan to work in water-stressed areas of India

To address water scarcity, Union Jal Shakti Minister, Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, launched the ‘Jal Shakti Abhiyan’ on 1st July 2019. Under this campaign, steps will be taken to ensure water conservation and water security with community participation from 1st July 2019 to 15th September 2019. An additional Phase II of this project will be […]

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